Homework Support Links
Useful website links
http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/ Plenty of worksheets and PowerPoint presentations covering most of the core areas of the curriculum.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ Age appropriate, subject specific activities, games, worksheets and experiments. Also has revision activities.
http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ Fun and useful interactive activities for most subjects as well as games for the children.
http://www.childrensuniversity.manchester.ac.uk/ A very odd combination of random Science, History, Art and Literacy activities but interactive and fun!
http://www.teachingideas.co.uk/index.shtml Contains ideas, worksheets and some PowerPoint presentations based on all curriculum areas.
http://www.topmarks.co.uk/ Contains links to interactive resources based on all subject areas.
http://www.historyonthenet.com/ Wide ranging history resources.
http://www.first-school.ws/ F/S only – work/craft by theme.
http://www.teacherresourcesgalore.com/ A great site but put on your sunglasses for the first page!! Click on core subject from list on left hand side – some great activities that could also be copied into exercise books.
oxfordowl.co.uk Free ebook library
teachyourmonsterhowtoread.com Free phonics and reading app
pobble.com Free writing ideas
https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/parents Use free code UKTWINKLHELPS
https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/amember/protect/new-rewrite?f=18&url=/member-only/&host=www.phonicsplay.co.uk&ssl=on Phonics for Early Years and Keystage 1. Enter username: march20 Password: home
httPhp://www.ictgames.co.uk/ A whole range of lovely interactive games for Primary aged children.
http://www.starfall.com/ For early years – American site so watch the accent but the children love it!
http://www.storiesfromtheweb.org/ Book reviews, free stories, writing activities and games for Primary aged children.
http://www.magickeys.com/books/index.html Scroll down the page for free online animated stories.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/primary BBC website based on ‘letter and sounds’. Includes some great online games and activities – particularly the blending games.
http://www.northpole.com/ CHRISTMAS ONLY!! E-mail Santa with your class and receive a great reply – a very sweet activity for the younger classes (also includes games and other activities).
http://www.candlelightstories.com/storybooks/grimms-fairy-tales/ Audio books, stories and games. Many of the stories are ‘classics’ eg. from the brothers Grimm (read with an American accent)
http://www.seussville.com/ Games based on the stories
http://www.usborne-quicklinks.com/uk/uk_menu_areas_pages/reading_programme/reading_programme.asp?type=subject&menu=s115 Links for books on the Usbourne reading scheme but also helpful for topic work as it has good hyperlinks.
https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school Link for all children at Byron to improve their times table skills. Log in to Byron Primary School and use the username and log in details sent home. Log ins are being posted home for absent children.
http://www.ictgames.co.uk/ A whole range of lovely interactive games for Primary aged children.
http://www.pbs.org/parents/earlymath/ An American website with some great interactive games.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/site/numeracy.shtml Numeracy homepage from the BBC including interactive games, programmes and worksheets.
http://www.funbrain.com/brain/MathBrain/MathBrain.html Fun maths games that can be set to different levels of difficulty. Each ‘level’ is a different game to the one preceding it.
http://pbskids.org/ Maths games for older children
http://www.mathsisfun.com/ Games and explanations of different concepts with child friendly illustrations.
http://www.mathsphere.co.uk/fun/ Maths games for older children.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects BBC Bitesize – Select Science.
http://www.rigb.org/families/experimental Tips for doing Science at home
https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/games-and-apps The Science Museum
www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html NASA Kids
www.sciencebob.com More fun investigations
http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/ Characters, stories, songs and games for young children based on Cbeebies shows.
http://tv.disney.go.com/playhouse/index.html Games, characters and other activities from Disney.
http://harrypotter.warnerbros.com/ Lots of fun for older students – visit Diagon Alley and Ollivander’s wand shop.
http://www.kidswb.com/ Games and downloads from Warner Bros. for younger children
http://www.nickjr.com/index.jhtml?extcmp=SEO_SSP_Y Interactive art activities and games incl. ‘Dora the explorer’
http://www.cargames1.com/ Lots of different car and motorbike racing games – excellent for use in choosing time.
http://www.startvg.com/games/ Another of the children’s favourites during choosing time.
http://www.starwars.com/kids/ Games, craft ideas, online colouring etc!
http://www.pixar.com/ Watch any of the classic Pixar ‘Shorts’, very, very funny!
http://www.dreamworks.com/ Games, downloads and printables for kids.
http://www.roalddahl.com/ Games and activities based on the books